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Keith White

SVP, CRO
CIBC

Keith is Senior Vice President and Regional Chief Risk officer for Europe and APAC.  Keith is responsible for all second line aspects of risk management outside of CIBCs North American offices.  In addition to his other accountabilities, Keith has the senior management registration for climate risk with the UK regulator.   

Keith has been with the Bank for 20 years, and immediately prior to CIBC was a regulator at the Financial Services Authority – responsible for assessment of market risk across a number of larger Banks in the UK.  Keith holds a degree in Physics from the University of Bristol.  His current focus of work relates to climate risk management, and is responsible for an initiative to assess the Banks’ corporate and commercial clients’ exposure to both the physical and transition risks of climate change.